Calendar of Events

September 2013  »
  S M T W T F S
week
1
2
week
8
week
15
week
22
week
29
1
2
3
4
5
Search:

and/or

Choose Audience(s):
Adults Adults 50+
Family Kids
Preschool Teens

and/or

Choose Branches:
Bookbike
Bookmobile
Caviglia-Arivaca
Dewhirst-Catalina
Dusenberry-River
Eckstrom-Columbus
El Pueblo
El Rio
Flowing Wells
Geasa-Marana
Himmel Park
Joel D Valdez Main
Joyner-Green Valley
Kirk-Bear Canyon
Martha Cooper
Miller-Golf Links
Mission
Murphy-Wilmot
Nanini
Oro Valley
Quincie Douglas
Sahuarita
Salazar-Ajo
Sam Lena-South Tucson
Santa Rosa
Southwest
Valencia
Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr
Woods Memorial

and/or

Choose Categories:
Arts & Crafts
Author Presentation
Board Meeting
Book Club
Business
Business-SCORE
Citizenship Classes
Community Meeting
Computer Classes
eBook, Audiobook & Digital Media Help
English Language Classes
Games
Gardening
GED Prep
Grants
Green Living
Health & Wellness
Homework Help
Job Help
Literacy
Movie
Music
Poetry
Reading Buddies
Science & Nature
Spanish/Español
Storytime
Summer Reading
Writing Workshops

  • This Calendar of Events includes library-sponsored events and public meetings that are held in library meeting rooms. For information about reserving a library meeting room, please see our Meeting Rooms page.
  • Community meetings are subject to change without notice.
  • Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), The Pima County Public Library endeavors to ensure that all persons with special needs have access to Library facilities and resources. Persons with special needs may request reasonable accommodation by contacting the individual branch, or the Community Relations Manager at 594-5600.

All Events at Eckstrom-Columbus on Week 4 Of September (22 events)

 Page 1 of 2 (22 events) Next »

9/21/2013
Saturday
10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Family
Preschool
Storytime

Link to this event

Super Awesome Family Storytime: Winter!

Come join us for an extra awesome family storytime as we celebrate all things winter! The fun will include parachute games, a puppet story, crafts, and sing-along songs.

9/21/2013
Saturday
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Kids
Literacy
Reading Buddies

Link to this event

Read to a Dog

Hey kids! Read to a therapy dog and have fun while improving your reading skills! The dog loves to have books read to it. It never criticizes your reading skills and will often lick your hand to show her appreciation. It just loves to be read to by children.

Find out more about Read to a Dog. Thinking of adopting a pet? Learn more at Pima Animal Care Center.

9/23/2013
Monday
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Small meeting room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Arts & Crafts

Link to this event

Crochet and Knit Club

Join us for companionship and chat while you work on a project of your choosing.

9/23/2013
Monday
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Kids
Literacy
Teens

Link to this event

ReadStrong: Level Up Your Reading @ Your Library

Drop in on a ReadStrong session to level up your reading skills.

All ages are welcome to attend these free sessions where the focus is on improving reading skills and reading for fun. Each session will be facilitated by a specially-trained tutor who will help developing readers to build confidence and get motivated all while in a relaxed setting.

9/23/2013
Monday
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults

Adults 50+
Citizenship Classes

Link to this event

Free Citizenship Class in English

Now is the time to realize your dream of becoming a United States citizen. Come to this free Citizenship Class offered by Pima Community College Adult Education. Classes provide the opportunity to learn about U.S. government and history and to improve your English language skills while preparing for the Citizenship exam.

9/24/2013
Tuesday
8:30am - 10:30am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Spanish/Español

Link to this event

Introducción a las computadoras

Aprenda lo básico en este curso. Desde cómo prender y apagar la computadora hasta cómo manejar el mouse y abrir programas. Aprenda acerca de Microsoft Word, Internet, y correo electrónico. Para registrarse llame al 594-5285.

9/24/2013
Tuesday
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool
Storytime

Link to this event

Toddler Storytime

Designed for children 18- to 36-months-old. Parents/caregivers and children interact through stories, songs, and rhymes. Stories are kept short to fit the toddlers' short attention spans. Each Toddler storytime is 20 to 30 minutes long.

9/24/2013
Tuesday
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Homework Help
Kids
Teens

Link to this event

Homework Help

Free tutoring is available on site for all ages. Subjects include math, science, social studies and writing. Help available in Spanish, subject to availability.

Also available: Connect to online Homework Help (2-11 pm every day except major holidays).


Ayuda gratis con la tarea escolar. Ayuda disponible en español, sujeto a disponibilidad. Recibe ayuda gratis de tutores en línea!

9/24/2013
Tuesday
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults

English Language Classes


Link to this event

English Language Classes / Clases de Inglés

Literacy Volunteers of Tucson, a program of Literacy Connects and the library are offering a free program to adults who want to learn how to speak, read, and write English.
Call 520-594-5285 to inquire. You may be placed on an interest list.
La biblioteca y Literacy Volunteers of Tucson, a program of Literacy Connects ofrecerán un programa para adultos que quieren aprender como hablar, leer y escribir inglés. Plaza limitada. Se atenderán por orden de llegada. Favor de llamar al 520-594-5285 para más información.

9/25/2013
Wednesday
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Family
Preschool

Link to this event

Stay and Play

Presented by The Parent Connection

Learn how playing with your child can promote healthy cognitive and emotional development. Our playgroup includes songs, games and play that promote language acquisition, social/emotional skills, motor skills, and intellectual growth.

Children ages 8 months to 4 years and their parents or caregivers are invited to come play! A certified child development specialist from The Parent Connection will be available to answer questions.

9/25/2013
Wednesday
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Arts & Crafts
Family
Kids

Link to this event

Crafternoon

Join us for an afternoon of fun hands on crafts! We meet the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month.

9/25/2013
Wednesday
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Kids
Literacy
Teens

Link to this event

ReadStrong: Level Up Your Reading @ Your Library

Drop in on a ReadStrong session to level up your reading skills.

All ages are welcome to attend these free sessions where the focus is on improving reading skills and reading for fun. Each session will be facilitated by a specially-trained tutor who will help developing readers to build confidence and get motivated all while in a relaxed setting.

9/26/2013
Thursday
8:30am - 9:50am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes


Link to this event

Basic Email

Set up a free electronic webmail account and type and send e-mails. Mouse and keyboard skills or completion of the Getting Acquainted with the Computer class required.

9/26/2013
Thursday
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool
Storytime

Link to this event

Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime is for 3- to 5-year-olds and their parents. Activities help children learn colors, numbers, and letters. This program is 30 to 45 minutes. Children must be able to sit for longer periods than during Toddler Storytime.

9/26/2013
Thursday
12:00pm - 2:30pm
Location:
Eckstrom-Columbus
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Computer Classes
Job Help
Teens

Link to this event

Drop-in Job Help

Our computer instructor is available to answer questions you might have on a wide variety of computer topics. Topics include resume writing, online job searching, email accounts, Internet searching and more.

 Page 1 of 2 (22 events) Next »

Pima County Website